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" Stop thief! stop thief! — a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. "
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by William Cowper - 1814 - 480 pages
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men...got first to town; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And, when...
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Select stories for children

Select stories - 1810
...was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. • And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men...so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And when he next doth ride abroad,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...them was mute ; And all and each that pasa'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpiu rode a race. And so he did — and won it too ! For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1812
...them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men...got first to town; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And, when he...
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The young woman's companion; or, Female instructor [by J.A. Stewart].

J A. Stewart - 1814
...them was mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. ' And now the turnpike gates again. Flew, open in short space ; The toll-men...so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town j Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, Long live the King,...
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The young woman's companion; or, Female instructor [by J.A. Stewart].

J A. Stewart - 1814
...way- - . r Did join in the pursuit. '• And now the turnpike gates again ..• • . _ - ( v. • Flew open in short space; The toll-men thinking as...and won it too, For he got first to town ; • Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. • •• ' Now let us 'sing, Long live...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...in the pursuit. And now the tunniike gates again Flew open in short space ; The tollmen thinking1, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too ; For lie gnt first to town : Nor stopp'd till where he had got uf>, He did again get down. Now let us sing...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men...he did, and won it too, For he got first to town, Mor stopp d till where he first got up He did again get down. Mow let us sing. Long live the king,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...Soon join'd in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space ; The tollman thinking, as before. That Gilpin rode a race. And...so he did and won it too ; For he got first to town : Korstopp'd 'till where he had got up, He did again get down. Sow let us sing — " Long live the...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1817
...pursuit. And now the turupike gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men thinking as hefore That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let ns sing, long live the king, And Gilpin,...
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